Android Engineer (Kotlin) – Banking – Edinburgh/Hybrid

Scotland / 6 - 12 months £450 - £650 per day

Android Engineer (Kotlin) – Banking – Edinburgh/Hybrid

Day rate: £450 – £650 (inside IR35)

Duratiion: 6 – 12 month

Start: ASAP

Job Overview:

My banking client is looking for an experienced Android Engineer with expertise in Kotlin development to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in Clean Architecture, Jetpack Compose, Dependency Injection, and advanced Kotlin programming concepts. They should be well-versed in Android Architectural Components and experienced in designing and building robust, scalable Android applications.


  • Develop high-quality Android applications using Kotlin, adhering to best practices and coding standards.
  • Implement Clean Architecture principles with MVVM and MVI design patterns to ensure modular, maintainable code.
  • Utilize Jetpack Compose for building modern UIs with declarative syntax and reactive programming paradigms.
  • Integrate Android Architectural Components such as Room, LiveData, and ViewModel for efficient data management and UI updates.
  • Implement Dependency Injection using Dagger 2 and Hilt to facilitate modularization and improve code maintainability.
  • Utilize functional programming techniques, including higher-order functions and Kotlin language features like Generics, Coroutines, Flows, Scope functions, and Delegates.
  • Apply SOLID principles and design patterns such as Repository, Factory, and Builder to create scalable and extensible Android applications.
  • Configure build settings and dependencies using Gradle to optimize build performance and manage project dependencies effectively.
  • Write unit tests using JUnit, Mockk, and Strikt to ensure the reliability and correctness of application logic.
  • Perform functional testing using Espresso to validate UI behaviour and user interactions.
  • Integrate third-party libraries like Retrofit, Glide, and others to leverage existing solutions and enhance application capabilities.
  • Stay updated with the latest developments in the Android ecosystem and incorporate new technologies and best practices into the development process.
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
  • 3+ years of professional experience in Android development with a strong focus on Kotlin.
  • Experience with Clean Architecture principles and proficiency in MVVM and MVI design patterns.
  • Proficiency in Jetpack Compose for building modern UIs.
  • Experience with Android Architectural Components (Room, LiveData, ViewModel, etc.).
  • Proficiency in Dependency Injection using Dagger 2 and Hilt.
  • Strong understanding of advanced Kotlin concepts, including Generics, Coroutines, Flows, Scope functions, and Delegates.
  • Solid understanding of SOLID principles and design patterns.
  • Experience with build configuration using Gradle.
  • Experience writing unit tests using JUnit, Mockk, and Strikt.
  • Experience with functional testing using Espresso.
  • Familiarity with third-party libraries like Retrofit, Glide, etc.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Job Information

    Job Reference: JO-2403-342648
    Salary: £450 - £650 per day
    Salary per: zero
    Job Duration: 6 - 12 months
    Job Start Date: ASAP
    Job Location: scotland
    Job Industry: Mobile
    Job Industries: Mobile Jobs
    Job Locations: Scotland

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